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use of chemical weapons. the un has postponed its investigation due to safety concerns. >>> army major nidal hasan opt not to speak today. the jury still must decide if he will get the death penalty or life in prison. he was convicted of killing 13 unarmed soldiers and wounding 30 others. >>> across the midwest it is the heat that are closing schools. school closures from minnesota, the dakotas, and south to iowa and nebraska. school nurses are also on the lookout for any signs of heat exhaustion. those are the headlines at this hour. for more information on your stories go to our website, aljazeera.com. once again that's aljazeera.com. ♪ ♪ >>> threats and counter threats as the united states appears to draw closer to military action in syria. we will examine the potential risks regards and consequences. from washington, this is "inside story." ♪ >>> hello, everybody. i'm david shuster, the government of syria says it will defend itself against a potential u.s. military strike by using, quote, all means available. the warning came on the heels of john kerry declaring there was no
>>> hello, again, everyone, i'm tony harris. the u.s. has joined the international community demanding answer for the alleged chemical attacks in syria. hundreds are dead including women and children. the syrian government denies using toxic weapons. an apology from robert bales in court said, quote . . . >>> hosni mubarak has been released from prison. this is the moment the helicopter carrying left cairo. mubarak will be held under house arrest. >>> big time frustration on wall street today, a technical computer glitch halted traini -- trading for more than three hours. >>> tepco, which runs fukushima, says it needs outside assistance to deal with leak of radioactive water. those are the headlines, more news next hour on al jazeera. >>> millions of acres burned and more than a billion dollars spent as the u.s. government runs out of money to fight wildfires, we look at the challenge of balancing economic and environmental priorities. you are watching "inside story" from washington. ♪ >>> welcome, i'll libby case us, right now 50 uncontained wildfires are raging across the
that defies any code of morality. >> and certainly it was quite a blow, to the u.s. yesterday that one of our staunchest allies great britain will not be going along with us on this. i would at some point the secretary of state will address that as well. >> perhaps he will. secretary of defense hagel addressed that privately yesterday. he was asked some questions there about the coalition, mentioned that partners need to make decisions on their own. that countries will certainly have the right to do so. but indicated that the u.s. will continue to consult with britain. but that the u.s. is pardon me, prepared to press forward with or without britain. >> and at this point, perhaps pressing forward with an unlikely ally in france. >> ambulance is certainly known as a staunch opponent to the war in iraq, while the u.k. was a strong partner. so the tables may have turned here these many years later, france, of course, wants the colonial power in syria, so an interesting cross roads of history that we see ourselves in today. >> and we are also hearing in fact that syria -- that pardon me that turk
that a number of the member states have expressed grave concern about the possible use of chemical weapons in syria. the secretary general reaffirms his determination of a thorough investigation into the alleged incidents brought against the state. >> bradley manning was dishonorly discharged and forfeited of his pay. i'm tony harris. >>> welcome. it's violent and turbulent in >>> we need -. and there have been mistakes. >> one is a coalition building and how do you talk about democracy in to what he had forth as the leading country and how it fell apart. my name is jonathan betz. i'm from dallas, texas, and i'm an anchor for al jazeera america. >>my name is ranjani chakraborty, i'm from houston, texas. >>i'm kim bondy. >>nicole deford. >>and i'm from new orleans. >>san francisco, california. when i was a little kid, i just really loved the news. >>news was always important in my family. >>i knew as a kid that was exactly what i wanted to do. >>i learned to read by reading the newspaper with my great-grandfather every morning. >>and i love being able to tell other people stories. >>this is
more affordable. we'll look at how the u.s. education system compares with others from around the world. from washington, this is inside story. [♪ music ] >> welcome, i'm libby casey. a comin college education in the united states costs more than anywhere else in the world. despite the high bill american colleges are slipping in the international rankings. on thursday president obama introduced a plan that he says will help make college for affordable. >> i'm proposing major new reforms that will shake up the current system, create better incentives for colleges to do more with less, and deliver better value for students and their families. >> so what would the president's plan mean for american students and their future? we put that question to a recent graduate. fiona who lives in washington, d.c. told us her story. >> i am 29 years old. i have an undergraduate degree in ecology, which is just a branch of biology and then a masters in environmental science and management, and between those two i have a total of $85,000 in student loan debt. >> what does that mean for monthly payment
badie was arrested on charges of inciting violence. this comes as the u.s. is still deciding whether to give millions of dollars in military aid to egypt. >> what i said yesterday is true today. which is that in early july, the president of the united states directed his security team to conduct a review of the assistance and aid that reprovide to egypt. this is part of a complex and brood relationship we have with the egyptians. that review has not completed. >>> parents are beginning to gather their children after shots were fired at a georgia elementary school this afternoon. the school was evacuated after a man dressed in all black opened fire with an assault rifle. the suspect is in custody and no one hurt. >>> and over 50 wildfires are spreading across the west. i'm tony harris, stay tuned for more news and log on to aljazeera.com. ♪ >>> from wildfires to rising waters, we look at the risk of climate change on the united states, and what can be done to limit the damage. from washington, you are watching "inside story." ♪ >>> welcome. hotter drier, windier conditions are the
with the expectations of the people of my parents' generation they had of us. and you know, also, a lot of black fathers gone -- were in world war ii and they went to fight for democracy and they came back and still had segregation and a lot of discrimination. so they expected us to be that generation that would change things. but i think if there was one symbol, that we all latched onto, it was the lynching of emma till who was our age at that time. all of my friends in the student nonviolent coordinating committee, sncc, remember his face on the cover of jet magazine and his mother had insisted they not do any cosmetic work on him when he was put in the casket. she said i want the world to see what they did to my boy. and that was after having been lynched, shot in the eye and thrown into the tallahachee river. the bloated body was awful. that became the personification of all the evil that we faced and our parents. >> particularly a teenager, something of your age, it happens to them. >> absolutely. you really touched what was important to us. we were going into our teens. we were his age. if that co
on that bridge in alabama. i will not stand by while they take the right to vote away from us. this summer the supreme court struck down and there will be tighter voting laws. >> voting rights is really -- when we look at the right to vote. it is the avenue for which we show we care if we care about criminal justice issues it is a at the ballot we can voice our opinion of issues. it essentially mutes americans to speak on the other issues. >> i heard from a lot of african/americans that they care about, one was the travon martin voter. >> all generations and all demographics. this attack on voting rights we are are seeing across the demographics that care about this issue. inspirational photos that came from washington. young people we see who are there and think the issues are extremeliy important. it speaks to the desire of americans to fight for this fundamental right that is a part of the values of our democracy. >> young americans didn't experience what it was like to grow up. of the are young people -- do young people take it for granted? >> i think they do. when we look at young peo
and replicated in to about 15 in the u.s. >> you are looking at outbreaks to health problems. you see this as a way to break in and get to the root of the problem before it potentially spreads. >> that's exactly it. when you look at the curves or what's happening. it's behaving just like an infectious disease. it's a new sets of methods for approaching it than we've had before. this has been piloted and replicated and had independent evaluations and it works. and baltimore has had four very strong experiences that the cdc and johns hopkins have evaluated. it's just not everywhere in baltimore but have had 30% to 50% drops in shootings and killings in some of the neighborhoods that baltimore is using. it's called safe streets. part of the violence approach. >> we want to get william's perspective as a law enforceer. how does law enforcement look upon what the doctor is talking about? >> there's been a lot of cooperation between law enforcement and these various efforts. the boston model which is spread pretty widely involved both boston police and atf. i think the epedemilogical sa goo
, and here is a look at today's top stories. the obama administration said there were chemical weapons used in the attack in syria. the syrian government denies the accusation. >> we're all hearing the drums of war being beaten around us. if these countries are willing to launch an aggression or military act against syria, i believe the allegations of chem weapons is false, and i dare them to produce any piece much evidence. >> one of the largest wildfires
and how the u.s. should respond. >>> the new york police department has targeted mosques to spy on members. >>> and fast-food workers across the country are picketin
. >> michael eaves joins us to talk more about that. the president was having a lot what happens when social media uncovers unheard, fascinating news stories? it drives discussion across america. share your story on tv and online. content while setting new standards in journalism. >> a new voice of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across the country. >> if joe can't find work, his family will go from living in a hotel to living in their car. >> connected, inspired, bold. this is the 900-page document dry for all five days. ♪ >>> i'm richelle carey. here is the latest from al jazeera. as the white house repeats its stance that there will be no boots on the ground in syria, the un says there is now a million refugee children from syria now. >>> and a wildfire is growing at an alarming rate near yosemite national park. >>> three years into the war in syria, and efforts to end the conflict have gone
that the u.s. should take action against military targets in syria. however he will not do so without authorization from congress. perhaps the week of september 9th. >>> several cargo planes landed at the insurlic air base in turkey today. it's not sure what actions they will play. sanctions against u.n. chemical weapons inspectors in syria could take weeks to process. the analysis is taking place in netherlands. tests will be done to find out if any chemical weapons were used. >>> a shift in winds carried smoke into some areas near yosemite national park. for more news and headlines visit al jazeera sodom. i'm thomas drayton. inside story is coming up next. nothing. here is my question for every member of congress and every member of the global community: what message will we send if a dictator can gas hundreds of children to death in plain sight and pay no price? >> the president had seemed to be leaning toward military action for several days. >> that's not a surprise. the question, though, was whether he would seek authorization from congress? it didn't seem that he would, the you
of journalism in the u.s., al jazeera america. america. >> we tell the human store ri from around the block, across the country. >> if joe can't find work, his family will go from living in a hotel to living in their car. >> connected, inspired, bold. this is the 900-page document we call obamacare. it could change costs, coverage, and pretty much all of healthcare in america. my show sorts this all out. in fact, my staff has read the entire thing. which is probably more than what most members of congress can claim. we'll separate politics from policy, and just prescribe the facts. >> hi, i'm rachelle carey. although is the latest from al jazeera. hundreds are dead from the capital of damascus. the opposition said that the government used chemical weapons. bradley manning sentenced to 35 years behind bars for leaking thousands of documents from wikileaks. and former army major,s responsible for the shooting at fort hood, has rested his case without calling any witnesses.
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